SES cliff rescue operation in the Kimberley
SES specialist volunteers from two vertical rescue teams worked through the afternoon and early evening to assist with to rescue a 55 year old man from Bell Gorge in the Kimberley. The SES volunteers were from Broome and Derby. DPAW Rangers and St John’s Ambulance were also in attendance. The man was extricated by helicopter and will be taken to Broome Regional Hospital. This is the second tourist that has been rescued this week in the Kimberley. SES urges people to be careful and aware of their surroundings when in unfamiliar territory.